The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 39 20 29
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +9
Contract jobs citing Web Services 13 41 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.80% 8.40% 4.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.11% 23.98% 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 23 10
Median daily rate £325 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +0.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £333 £337
10% offered a daily rate of more than £352 £515 £512
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £364
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +7.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £190.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £33.78
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +18.43%
Web Services
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
117 171 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 25.22% 35.04% 23.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 107 63
Median daily rate £365 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £276 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £501 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 3
Median hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing Web Services as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Web Services across the Gloucestershire region.

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Web Services across the Gloucestershire region.

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Web Services
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham -8 8 £325 -13.33% 5
Cirencester - 2 £320 - 3
Gloucester -3 1 £350 - 2
Web Services
South West

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Web Services also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 28 (62.22%) Security Cleared
2 18 (40.00%) SOAP
2 18 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 16 (35.56%) REST
3 16 (35.56%) Unix
3 16 (35.56%) webMethods
3 16 (35.56%) Enterprise Architecture
4 15 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (33.33%) Middleware
5 14 (31.11%) Java
5 14 (31.11%) JavaScript
6 13 (28.89%) HTML
7 10 (22.22%) SQL
7 10 (22.22%) Microsoft
8 9 (20.00%) J2EE
8 9 (20.00%) XML
8 9 (20.00%) RESTful
9 8 (17.78%) SQL Server
9 8 (17.78%) CSS
9 8 (17.78%) Finance
10 7 (15.56%) MVC
10 7 (15.56%) .NET
10 7 (15.56%) C#
10 7 (15.56%) OO
10 7 (15.56%) DV Cleared
10 7 (15.56%) jQuery
10 7 (15.56%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (13.33%) Git (software)
11 6 (13.33%) Windows
11 6 (13.33%) JSON

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.67%) Confluence
1 3 (6.67%) IIS
2 2 (4.44%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.22%) GlassFish
3 1 (2.22%) JBoss
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 4 (8.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.44%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (4.44%) Amazon S3
1 2 (4.44%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (4.44%) GitHub
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) SAN
2 2 (4.44%) HTTPS
2 2 (4.44%) LAN
2 2 (4.44%) SSH
2 2 (4.44%) SSL
2 2 (4.44%) VPN
2 2 (4.44%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.78%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.89%) MySQL
2 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.22%) Big Data
5 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.22%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.22%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.22%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.22%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 7 (15.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 6 (13.33%) JIRA
3 5 (11.11%) Subversion
4 4 (8.89%) Jenkins
4 4 (8.89%) Maven
5 3 (6.67%) Jasmine
5 3 (6.67%) Karma Test Runner
5 3 (6.67%) Mercurial
5 3 (6.67%) Protractor
6 2 (4.44%) Hudson
6 2 (4.44%) LoadRunner
6 2 (4.44%) Zephyr
7 1 (2.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (2.22%) Cucumber
7 1 (2.22%) NetBeans
7 1 (2.22%) Rational DOORS
General
1 8 (17.78%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Electronics
2 2 (4.44%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.44%) Marketing
2 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (60.00%) Developer
2 6 (13.33%) Java Developer
3 5 (11.11%) .NET Developer
3 5 (11.11%) Architect
4 4 (8.89%) Applications Developer
5 3 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (6.67%) Senior Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (4.44%) C# Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Consultant
6 2 (4.44%) DV Cleared Java Developer
6 2 (4.44%) ERP Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) PHP Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Technical Architect
6 2 (4.44%) Test Analyst
7 1 (2.22%) Agile Developer
7 1 (2.22%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (40.00%) SOAP
2 16 (35.56%) REST
3 15 (33.33%) Middleware
4 13 (28.89%) HTML
5 9 (20.00%) J2EE
5 9 (20.00%) RESTful
5 9 (20.00%) XML
6 8 (17.78%) CSS
7 7 (15.56%) .NET
7 7 (15.56%) jQuery
8 6 (13.33%) JSON
9 5 (11.11%) .NET Framework
9 5 (11.11%) AngularJS
9 5 (11.11%) HTML5
9 5 (11.11%) WSDL
10 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET
10 4 (8.89%) LINQ
10 4 (8.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (8.89%) WCF
11 3 (6.67%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.22%) Client/Server
1 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
1 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (2.22%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 16 (35.56%) Unix
2 6 (13.33%) Windows
3 4 (8.89%) Linux
4 2 (4.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (35.56%) Enterprise Architecture
2 15 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (15.56%) MVC
3 7 (15.56%) OO
4 5 (11.11%) Scrum
5 4 (8.89%) Migration
5 4 (8.89%) MODAF
5 4 (8.89%) SOA
5 4 (8.89%) TOGAF
6 3 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (6.67%) Data Migration
6 3 (6.67%) Front End Development
6 3 (6.67%) Isomorphic JavaScript
6 3 (6.67%) Kanban
6 3 (6.67%) Non-Functional Testing
6 3 (6.67%) OO PHP
6 3 (6.67%) Regression Testing
6 3 (6.67%) Virtual Environments
6 3 (6.67%) Zachman Framework
7 2 (4.44%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 14 (31.11%) Java
1 14 (31.11%) JavaScript
2 10 (22.22%) SQL
3 7 (15.56%) C#
4 4 (8.89%) T-SQL
5 3 (6.67%) C
5 3 (6.67%) PHP
6 2 (4.44%) C++
6 2 (4.44%) VB
6 2 (4.44%) VB6
7 1 (2.22%) Apex Code
7 1 (2.22%) Perl
7 1 (2.22%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.22%) Python
7 1 (2.22%) Ruby
7 1 (2.22%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 28 (62.22%) Security Cleared
2 18 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 7 (15.56%) DV Cleared
4 2 (4.44%) CCNA
4 2 (4.44%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.22%) Degree
5 1 (2.22%) ISEB
5 1 (2.22%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.22%) MCSA
5 1 (2.22%) MCSD
5 1 (2.22%) MCSE
5 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) HL7
System Software
1 3 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (6.67%) Xen
2 2 (4.44%) Docker
3 1 (2.22%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (2.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (35.56%) webMethods
2 10 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 5 (11.11%) Citrix
3 5 (11.11%) Oracle
4 3 (6.67%) VMware
4 3 (6.67%) Zend
5 2 (4.44%) HP
5 2 (4.44%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.44%) SAP
5 2 (4.44%) Twitter
6 1 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.22%) Splunk